Data from: Quantifying flooding regime in floodplain forests to guide river restoration

Marks CO, Nislow KH, Magilligan FJ

Date Published: September 3, 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jn3rr

 

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Title Floodplain transect vegetation and geometry database
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Description MS Access database that contains all the vegetation and surveying data supporting the associated article. This database also includes information on linking other associated data files such as hydrologic models. Data include floodplain vegetation along belt transects such as tree species and elevations. Flooding regime as calculated by associated models is also summarized in the database.
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Title Calculated river stage history files for transects
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Description This zip file contains comma delimited files of daily river stage data that were calculated for each floodplain research transect. The corresponding vegetation and elevation data can be found in the associated floodplain database tables.
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Title GIS transect locations
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Description ArcGIS and Google Earth files showing Connecticut River floodplain research transect locations. Please note these locations are provided for illustration and use in geographic analyses. Anyone wishing to do on the ground visits or field research at these sites needs to first obtain permission from the relevant landowners.
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Title HEC-RAS hydraulic model files
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Description HEC-RAS hydraulic model files for floodplain forest research sites. The HEC-RAS software is available for free from the US Army Corps HEC at: http://www.hec.usace.army.mil/software/hec-ras/ . Model files were used to compute rating curves for each floodplain research transect as well as stream power and other flow measures.
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Title Hobo data logger daily stage data
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Description Daily average river stage data calculated from pressure transducer measurements recorded by a Hobo data logger. Stage elevations are in the same coordinates as the vegetation elevation data in the accompanying database.
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When using this data, please cite the original publication:

Marks CO, Nislow KH, Magilligan FJ (2014) Quantifying flooding regime in floodplain forests to guide river restoration. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene 2: 000031. http://dx.doi.org/10.12952/journal.elementa.000031

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Marks CO, Nislow KH, Magilligan FJ (2014) Data from: Quantifying flooding regime in floodplain forests to guide river restoration. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jn3rr
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